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City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College Overview

City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College is a public institution situated in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

What Is City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College Known For?

1,194 Undergraduate Awards
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Richard J Daley College.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 22% of the faculty were full-time.

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City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Richard J Daley College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#249 Most Popular Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Richard J Daley College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#4 Most Popular Construction Trades Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Most Popular Electrical & Power Transmission Installers Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#13 Most Popular Horticulture Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College?

Location of City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College

Contact details for Richard J Daley College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 7500 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL 60652-1299
Phone: 773-838-7500
Website: ccc.edu/colleges/daley/pages/default.aspx

How Do I Get Into Richard J Daley College?

You can apply to Richard J Daley College online at: ccc.edu/colleges/daley/services/Pages/Apply-for-College.aspx

As long as you submit the requested materials to City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College when applying, you shouldn't have to worry about getting in since the school has an open admissions policy.

Can I Afford City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College?

1% Take Out Loans
15.9% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Richard J Daley College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $2,846 a year. That adds up to $11,384 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Richard J Daley College is 15.9%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,048 Full-Time Undergraduates
40% Women
79% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 6,521 undergraduate students at Richard J Daley College, with 2,048 being full-time and 4,473 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Richard J Daley College

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,048 full-time undergraduates at Richard J Daley College, 60% are male and 40% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Richard J Daley College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Richard J Daley College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 12
Black or African American 305
Hispanic or Latino 1,273
White 414
International Students 4
Other Races/Ethnicities 40

Online Learning at City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College

141 Took All Classes Online
456 Took At Least One Class Online
-3.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 456 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Richard J Daley College has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of Richard J Daley College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College was -3.0%. This is the #2,381 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Richard J Daley College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

City Colleges of Chicago - Richard J Daley College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 294 10 317 621
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 240 0 240
Biological & Physical Science 0 98 0 98
Human Development & Family Studies 25 17 17 59
Precision Metal Working 51 0 4 55
Criminal Justice & Corrections 11 9 0 20
Information Science 14 0 3 17
Horticulture 0 0 13 13
Information Technology 0 6 5 11
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance 2 7 2 11
Accounting 8 0 2 10
Business Administration & Management 0 0 9 9
Computer Systems Networking 6 0 3 9
Real Estate 8 0 0 8
General Engineering 0 7 0 7
Computer Information Systems 0 3 0 3
Quality Control Technology 3 0 0 3
Marketing 0 0 0 0
Industrial Production Technology 0 0 0 0
Electronics Maintenance & Repair 0 0 0 0
Culinary Arts 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 422 397 375 1,194

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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